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Michael Viola Named to USATF Foundation Board of Directors

PITTSBURGH – Michael Viola has been named as a Director of the USA Track & Field Foundation Board, USATF Foundation Executive Director Tom Jackovic and Chairman Bob Greifeld announced today. Michael Viola currently serves as the President of the Viola family office, a position he has held since March 2016.  As President of the family’s(…)

Ismail Amin Named to USATF Foundation Board of Directors

PITTSBURGH – Ismail Amin has been named a director of the USA Track & Field Foundation Board, USATF Foundation Executive Director Tom Jackovic and Chairman Bob Greifeld announced today. Ismail Amin is Founder and Partner of TALG where he practices as a business and intellectual property lawyer. His legal experience encompasses serving larger Fortune Five(…)

Paul McGowan Named to USATF Foundation Board of Directors

PITTSBURGH – Paul McGowan has been named a director of the USA Track & Field Foundation Board, USATF Foundation Executive Director Tom Jackovic and Chairman Bob Greifeld announced today. “Paul is committed to helping our Track & Field athletes reach their dreams and we welcome his leadership,” said Executive Director Jackovic. McGowan has been involved(…)

USATF Foundation Accepting Elite Athlete Development Applications

PITTSBURGH – The USA Track & Field Foundation is currently accepting elite athlete grant applications to be considered for the 2018 track & field season, announced USATF Foundation Executive Director Tom Jackovic. The Foundation seeks to support the pursuit of world-class performances by American post-collegian track & field athletes who have met minimum performance standards(…)

USATF Foundation awards Elite Athlete Development Grants to 10 Team USA athletes

LONDON – The USA Track & Field Foundation has awarded an additional round of Elite Athlete Development grants to ten athletes that are competing in London for the 2017 IAAF World Championships announced Foundation Executive Director Tom Jackovic and Chairman Bob Greifeld. Each athlete will receive a grant in the amount of $2,000 to help(…)

The GNC Live Well Foundation, along with GNC customers and Associates donated $276,575 to the USATF Foundation.

100% of all donations collected went directly to supporting to support USATF Foundation’s Run With US! For youth & Elite Athlete Programs PITTSBURGH, PA – The USA Track & Field Foundation, in partnership with GNC, a leading global specialty retailer of health, wellness and performance products, raised $276,575 during a month-long fundraising and awareness campaign(…)

USATF Foundation awards $625,000 in Stephen A. Schwarzman Grant Funds

NEW YORK CITY – In two weeks athletes from across the nation will band together with pride to represent Team USA at the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London, England.  In preparation for this momentous event, the USATF Foundation announced 25 Stephen A. Schwarzman grant awards in the amount of $25,000 to members of Team(…)

30 USATF Foundation Grantees Ascend to Podium at USATF Outdoor Championships

SACRAMENTO – This past weekend at the USATF Outdoor Championships in Sacramento, elite athletes that have received a USATF Foundation grant competed for the unique opportunity to represent Team USA and 26 have secured their place, announced USATF Foundation Executive Director Tom Jackovic and Chairman Bob Greifeld.  Additionally, four grantees finished in the top three(…)

John Bartoletta Named to USATF Foundation Board of Directors

PITTSBURGH – John Bartoletta has been named as a Director of the USA Track & Field Foundation Board, USATF Foundation Executive Director Tom Jackovic and Chairman Bob Greifeld announced today. “John is high-quality individual that brings a wealth of knowledge in business and track & field.  We are fortunate to have him on the Foundation(…)

USATF Foundation Announces Foundation Track Club

PITTSBURGH – The USATF Foundation and its Board of Directors are excited to announce the launch of its very own track club – the Foundation Track Club.  The Foundation Track Club is being created to give unattached American track & field athletes who are USATF Foundation grant recipients an opportunity to compete under the Foundation(…)